Digital Bridge

Technology Related Social Issues

As of today, technology has become indispensable to mankind. Technology and mankind are now interconnected as inseparable. Daily, the members using technology keep increasing. As a result, technology related social issues too keep increasing. Lets take a look over two main two of those social issues. Digital Divide De-Skilling 1. Digital Divide Digital divide is an economic and social inequality due to the differences in access to, ability to or use of Information Communication Technology. There are few reasons for the digital divide and they can be listed as following. Education vs Lack of education Availability vs Unavailability of technical know-how Affluence vs Poverty Industrial Development vs Industrial under development Suburban vs Rural Lets have a small look on each reason briefly. # Education vs Lack of Education Ignorance regarding the benefits of Information Communication Technology and their use, creates a gap/ differences among in